[Patch v2 1/3] spi: qup: Remove chip select function

Andy Gross agross at codeaurora.org
Sat Jun 21 11:56:46 PDT 2014

On Sat, Jun 21, 2014 at 11:13:03AM +0100, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 12, 2014 at 02:34:10PM -0500, Andy Gross wrote:
> > This patch removes the chip select function.  Chip select should instead be
> > supported using GPIOs, defining the DT entry "cs-gpios", and letting the SPI
> > core assert/deassert the chip select as it sees fit.
> Why?

The chip select control inside the controller is buggy.  It is supposed to
automatically assert the chip select based on the activity in the controller,
but it is buggy and doesn't work at all.  So instead we elect to use GPIOs.

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